July2019

Maria Riccarda Wesseling makes role debut as Herodias in Salome at Staatsoper Stuttgart!

July 3, 2019

Mezzo Maria Riccarda Wesseling will make her role debut singing Herodias in Kirill Serebrennikov’s production of Richard Strauss’s Salome at Staatsoper Stuttgart this Saturday June 6th at 19:30! Be sure not to miss it- Toi toi toi Maria! Conducted by: Roland Kluttig Additional Performances: 10., 15., and 18., of July  

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Soprano Sooyeon Lee passes to the Main Prize and Song Prize Finals at the 2019 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World!

June 17, 2019

Soprano Sooyeon Lee is a finalist in the 2019 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World in both the Main Prize and Song Prize Finals! The Song Prize Final takes place June 20th and Main Prize Final Round on Saturday June 22 at 19:30 CEST.        

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Neven Crnić wins First Prize in the 2nd International Haydn Competition for Classical Lied and Voice!

June 11, 2019

Baritone Neven Crnić received both First Prize and the Audience Prize in the 2nd International Haydn Competition for Classical Lied and Voice in Rohrau which took place this last weekend. We are ecstatic to hear this wonderful news- Bravo Neven!  

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Jenna Siladie sings her Portraitkonzert this Thursday in the Wiener Kammeroper!

June 11, 2019

Jenna Siladie, a member of the Junges Ensemble at Theater an der Wien will sing her Portraitkonzert this Thursday June 13th at 7:30pm. Toi toi toi Jenna! Piano: Alexandra Goloubitskaia   Additional Perfromances: None.

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Lorin Wey debuts as Pluto in Orpheus in der Unterwelt at Theater Bielefeld

June 7, 2019

Tenor Lorin Wey will debut as Pluto in Jacques Offenbach’s comedic classic Orpheus in der Unterwelt at Theater Bielefeld this evening! Toi toi toi Lorin!   Conducted by Gregor Rot with Stage Direction by Nadja Loschky Additional Performances 12. and 23. June 4. and 6. July

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Alexander Kaimbacher debuts as Jupiter in Orpheus in der Unterwelt

June 7, 2019

In a timely production that coincides with the composer’s 200th birthday, Tenor Alexander Kaimbacher will debut as Jupiter this evening in theJacques Offenbach’s comedic masterpiece Orpheus in der Unterwelt at Theater Bielefeld!  Toi toi toi Alexander!   Conducted by Gregor Rot with Stage Direction by Nadja Loschky   Additional Performances 12. and 23. June 4. and 6. July

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Johannes Bamberger gives his Portraitskonzert in the Wiener Kammeroper!

June 3, 2019

Tenor Johannes Bamberger will be performing Schubert’s Die Schöne Müllerin for his Portraitskonzert at the Wiener Kammeroper this evening! Toi toi toi Johannes! Piano: Alevtina Sagitullina Additional Perfromances: you get one chance guys!

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Carina Schmieger debuts as Echo in Strauss’s Ariadne auf Naxos at Staatsoper Stuttgart!

June 3, 2019

Soprano Carina Schmieger made her debut yesterday as Echo in Strauss’ss Ariadne auf Naxos at Staatsoper Stuttgart! Brava Carina!!   Conducted by: Cornelius Meister, Stage Direction by: Jossi Wieler and Sergio Morabito   Additional Performances: 5., 10., 15., 21., June

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Beate Ritter makes her debut as Zerbinetta at Staatsoper Stuttgart

June 3, 2019

After a brilliant jump in as Zerbinetta at Deutsche Oper am Rhein a few weeks ago, soprano Beate Ritter made her debut singing the role at the Staatsoper Stuttgart yesterday evening in their production of Ariadne auf Naxos. The reviews are in: “Und der geschmeidige Parlandoton macht sich nicht nur bei den prachtvollen Kantilenen von Simone Schneider als Ariadne bemerkbar, sondern überträgt sich sogar auf die koloraturgespickten und äusserst filigranen Gesangskünste von Beate Ritter als [...]

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